Special Event C: Launch of the Mutual Review of Development Effectiveness Report
Moderator : Prof. Olu Ajakaiye, President of Nigerian Economic Society and Chair, ACSD
Adam Elhiraika, Director, Macroeconomic Policy Division (MPD), ECA
Jon Lomoy, Director, Development Cooperation Directorate (DCD), OECD
Prof. Frannie Leautier, Partner and Chief Executive of Mkoba Private Equity Fund
Jean Bakole, Representative and Director of Regional Office in Ethiopia, United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO)
Rapporteur : Derrese Degefa, ECA
The Mutual Review of Development Effectiveness in Africa (MRDE) is an exercise in mutual accountability undertaken jointly by ECA and OECD. The exercise dates from an initial request in November 2002 by the NEPAD Heads of State and Government Implementation Committee, which endorsed the MRDE as an important tool for operationalising mutual accountability for Africa’s development...